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Video- Not Too Early For The Goal Of The Night

Johnny Gaudreau with a deek then the backhand goes top-shelf, far corner.

 

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A Motivated Johnny Gaudreau Prepares For Calgary’s Camp

from Randy Sportak of the Calgary Sun,

The success Johnny Gaudreau has had the past many years has him believing even greater things can come.

But an engine behind his push is one big disappointment.

The accolades Gaudreau received over the last few years include winning the Hobey Baker Award last season as the top player in the NCAA, numerous all-star and MVP honours and even scoring a goal in his NHL debut.

But the Calgary Flames hopeful also remembers the sting of not making the U.S. world junior team for the 2012 championship, and he’s using it for motivation as he approaches his first NHL training camp.

“It’s just like growing up. As a smaller player, I got cut from a few teams, and it’s a terrible feeling to get cut. I hope I don’t have that feeling again,” Gaudreau said Thursday after he and the other team hopefuls reported for fitness-testing and medicals in anticipation of prospects camp.

“You try to make sure you don’t have that feeling again, get that feeling out of your stomach. I think that is what’s driving me to make this team this year.”

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Your 2014 Hobey Baker Award Is Johnny Gaudreau

Here is a nice feature on Gaudreau...

 

Plus, the Calgary Flames just signed Johnny Gaudreau...

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